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The power of personal branding photography 

How important is personal branding for small business owners, really?!  As a small business owner, personal branding photography is a key component to building your brand. But objectively, is branding really that important? Well, yes! People spend £4 a day on their morning Starbucks. iPhone owners are tribal about their choice of phone. Range Rovers […]
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Scottish Book Trust Event Photography

I was thrilled to be asked by the team at the Scottish Book Trust for some commercial children’s photography of their recent author event. Morag Hood, author and illustrator of some fantastic kid's books, came to Wester Hailes Library, Edinburgh, for an afternoon of Storytime and craft. The library has been hosting a Bookbug exhibition […]
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10 Tips for Managing Stress in a World Gone Mad

The world events of the last few years have been enough for a full lifetime. Managing anxiety and stress is a battle for many, myself included. When it feels like the world is on fire, it's hard not to get panicked. So I thought I'd try to help, by listing the things I've learned to […]
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The Ultimate Guide to Brand and Business Photography in Edinburgh

Coming in February! All you need to know in order to get fantastic brand and business photography in Edinburgh. Update on 28th Feb 2022: It's here! THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO BRAND PHOTOGRAPHY, BUSINESS PORTRAITS AND HEADSHOTS IN SCOTLAND
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What is brand photography? Why do you need it?

Heard of brand photography but have no idea what it means? You're not alone. I sometimes feel that brand photography is a bit of a buzz-phrase amongst photographers, but that in reality, very few business owners really know what it means. Brand photography is an experience, it's WAY more than just a set of professional […]
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Booking a personal branding or small business photo session can be a huge step! Especially for those of us who are a bit photo shy. Rest assured that it is a fantastic thing to do for your business – professional photography can make a massive difference to how your business is perceived. It's also a […]
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During my recent headshot mini session, I had the pleasure of meeting Monica and Donald from Your Treasurer. A Dad and Daughter team, they were a lot of fun to work with! While developing their new website they realised they could really do with some new headshots. Below are the headshots they had on their […]
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Deby, founder and manager of Edinburgh fantastic Bonnie Bairn fair needed a portfolio of images to use for press, print and social media. The aim was to refresh and uplift the company profile, while demonstrating the values of the brand. We spent time discussing colours, the feel of the photos and what they'd be used […]
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Charlotte at CR Cleaning, whose business is based in Bo'Ness, was looking for professional images to update her website. A mix of headshots and actions shots were required capturing the team looking after people's homes. Charlotte kindly arranged for me to tag along for a cleaning job - what a lovely bunch of ladies! I had a […]
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I was honoured to be asked to photograph professional headshots of the ScotlandIS team. They're a fabulous group of people doing amazing work driving Scotland's digital economy. Their website was in desperate need of an update, especially the 'meet the team' pages which had included cartoon characters as profile pictures rather than actual photos! As usual with […]
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